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Lakers and Wizards Battle for Victory in Highly Anticipated NBA Matchup

BySamantha Jones

Apr 3, 2024
Washington takes on Los Angeles in a non-conference battle.

The Los Angeles Lakers (43-33, ninth in the Western Conference) will face off against the Washington Wizards (15-61, 14th in the Eastern Conference) on Wednesday at 7 p.m. EDT. According to FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NBA LINE, the Lakers are 13-point favorites with an over/under set at 234.5 points.

The Wizards have struggled at home with a 7-31 record and have only won four games against teams over .500. On the other hand, the Lakers have a 16-21 record on the road and lead the Western Conference in scoring with 16.7 fast break points per game, led by LeBron James, who averages 5.0 fast break points.

In terms of offense, Washington scores an average of 113.3 points per game, which is just under four points less than the league average of 117.4 points that the Lakers give up per game. The Lakers make an average of 11.8 three-pointers per game, while the Wizards allow half a point fewer makes per game on average than their opponents do.

This will be their second meeting this season, with Washington winning their first encounter in overtime with a score of 134-

By Samantha Jones

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